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Airtel, Vodafone, Jio, Idea to roll out Aadhaar-sim linking via OTP – How it works

Airtel, Vodafone, Jio, Idea to roll out Aadhaar-sim linking via OTP – How it works

The OTP based Aadhaar-based SIM reverification of existing subscribers will be rolled out from December 1.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

Trai asks Idea to submit Rs 3 crore for overcharging subscribers

The amount is to be deposited in the Telecom Consumers Education and Protection Fund (TCEPF) as Idea would not be able to make the refund to subscribers in view of non- availability of the rated call data records.

Aug 25, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
COAI seeks equal rules, spectrum road map in new telecom policy

COAI seeks equal rules, spectrum road map in new telecom policy

An inter-ministerial group, which has been constituted to look into the financial issues of the telecom sector and suggest remedial measures, is expected to submit its report later this month.

Aug 04, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
Idea Cellular posts third straight loss amid price war

Idea Cellular posts third straight loss amid price war

Idea Cellular Ltd, India`s No. 3 telecoms firm, reported a third straight quarterly loss on Thursday, reeling in the wake of a price war wrought by upstart entrant Reliance Jio.

Jul 27, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
Vodafone-Idea merger transactions expected to be completed in 2018

Vodafone-Idea merger transactions expected to be completed in 2018

A day after the Competition Commission of India gave its nod to the Vodafone India-Idea Cellular merger, both companies in a joint statement said other statutory approvals were expected to come soon and the transaction will be completed during 2018.

Jul 25, 2017, 20:01 PM IST

DoT to meet telcos, associations tomorrow on new policy

The meeting is expected to be chaired by Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan, and service providers as well as prominent industry bodies have been invited to place their ideas and inputs on the upcoming policy, said multiple sources.

Jul 20, 2017, 20:46 PM IST
Telecom debt woes due to incumbents not investing in biz: Jio

Telecom debt woes due to incumbents not investing in biz: Jio

Billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio on Monday ascribed financial stress in the telecom sector to existing operators like Bharti Airtel and Idea running businesses on debt and investing heavily in unrelated sectors.

Jun 12, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
Idea Data Jackpot Offer: Get 10 GB monthly data for 3 months at just Rs 100

Idea Data Jackpot Offer: Get 10 GB monthly data for 3 months at just Rs 100

Customers can enjoy 10 GB data per month for first three months under the offer.

May 27, 2017, 09:54 AM IST

Idea, Flipkart tie-up to offer bulk data to smartphone buyers

Telecom operator Idea Cellular and e-commerce firm Flipkart have entered into a partnership under which they will offer up to 30 GB of 4G mobile data to smartphone buyers.

May 18, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
Idea Cellular Q4 loss at Rs 325.6 crore as Jio entry takes toll

Idea Cellular Q4 loss at Rs 325.6 crore as Jio entry takes toll

The company had posted a profit of Rs 449.2 crore in the same period a year ago.

May 13, 2017, 16:28 PM IST
Data war to continue further; Reliance Jio's free offers to go on for 12-18 months

Data war to continue further; Reliance Jio's free offers to go on for 12-18 months

 Reliance Jio is expected to pursue its free offers and complimentary services for the next 12-18 months.

Apr 26, 2017, 12:23 PM IST
Reliance Jio plan Vs Airtel, BSNL, Idea – These could be your best bet

Reliance Jio plan Vs Airtel, BSNL, Idea – These could be your best bet

Let's check out what Airtel, Idea, and BSNL customers are getting vis-a-vis the offer laid out by Reliance Jio.

Apr 22, 2017, 19:32 PM IST
Jio beats rivals with almost double 4G download speed: Trai

Jio beats rivals with almost double 4G download speed: Trai

Amid a tussle between leading telecom firms over broadband speed, data published by telecom regulator Trai shows that Reliance Jio tops the chart with almost double the download speed of those offered by its nearest rivals -- Idea Cellular and Airtel.

Apr 03, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
Idea counters Reliance Jio with 12GB data, unlimited calls, SMSes and free roaming

Idea counters Reliance Jio with 12GB data, unlimited calls, SMSes and free roaming

In a bid to tackle the raging price war in the country, Idea has come up with an Ultimate  postpaid plan for customers giving upto 12GB data, unlimited calls, SMSes and free roaming.

Mar 21, 2017, 14:56 PM IST

Analysing the impact of Idea-Vodafone merger on telecom sector

Analysing the impact of Idea-Vodafone merger on telecom sector. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Mar 20, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Jio customers to remain loyal even with paid services: Report

Jio customers to remain loyal even with paid services: Report

As Jio will make its services paid from April 1, 2017, it was thought that many customers may stop subscribing to it, but a research conducted by brokerage firm Bernstein showed opposite trend.

Mar 18, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, BSNL – Compare who has a better data plan

Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, BSNL – Compare who has a better data plan

Here is a comparative plan of the various telecom operators and their data tariff.

Mar 17, 2017, 10:15 AM IST
It's raining mobile data on Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea – Compare full tariff plan

It's raining mobile data on Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea – Compare full tariff plan

Here is a comparative plan of the various telecom operators. Check out the full tariff table.

Mar 06, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
Valentine's day: Reliance Jio, Airtel, Idea, Aircel play the love game on twitter

Valentine's day: Reliance Jio, Airtel, Idea, Aircel play the love game on twitter

For once, 'love is in the air' among the fiercest rivals of the Indian telecom industry on the Valentine's Day, with twitter playing the cupid.

Feb 14, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

Law ministry approved the proposal of TRAI to impose penalty on Airtel, Idea and Vodafone

Law ministry approved the proposal of TRAI to impose penalty on Airtel, Idea and Vodafone. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Jan 13, 2017, 13:25 PM IST